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Laude’s German fiancé to leave PH Sunday

Inquirer Breaking News - 40 min 21 sec ago
MANILA, Philippines --- Marc Susselbeck, the German fianc of slain transgender Jeffrey "Jennifer" Laude, will leave the country Sunday evening.   According to Attorney Harry Roque, the lawyer of Laude family, Susselbeck will leave the Philippines onboard a Malaysia Airlines flight to Germany leaving at 6:30 p.m. Sunday at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport Terminal 1.   Susselbeck was slammed by the Philippine Army after he climbed the perimeter fence at Camp Aguinaldo and pushed a military police officer guarding the detention facility of US Marine Private First Class Joseph Scott Pemberton last October 22.   Meanwhile, Justice Secretary Leila De...

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Washington state teen shooter’s family living in ‘nightmare’

GMA Breaking News - 45 min 44 sec ago
Relatives of a Washington state teen accused of a high school shooting rampage said on Saturday that they were living in a "nightmare" and struggling to understand why the boy targeted his two cousins and several friends before killing himself.
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Uber app needs further study amid LTFRB crackdown—Palace

Inquirer Breaking News - 46 min 22 sec ago
MANILA, Philippines --- Following the crackdown of the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) on private vehicles servicing commuters through the mobile application Uber, Malacaang on Sunday said the government still needs to study how to address the problem.   "Perhaps we need to study this issue because this method of getting transportation used by our citizens is already being debated upon in other countries," Communications Secretary Herminio Coloma Jr. said over state-run Radyo ng Bayan.   Uber is a ridesharing service that allows passengers to connect with drivers through a smartphone application. Taxi drivers in some countries oppose...

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Dalai Lama visits Alabama church at center of civil rights movement

GMA Breaking News - 49 min 16 sec ago
The Dalai Lama, spiritual leader of Tibet, visited one of America’s sacred sanctuaries on Saturday, touring the church where four African-American girls were killed in a 1963 bombing that galvanized the civil rights movement.
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Sampling souvlaki and other Mediterranean-inspired dishes at OPA

GMA Breaking News - 55 min 21 sec ago
OPA has an assortment of main courses for every craving—from meat dishes, pasta, and pizza to sandwiches.
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Aldo beats Mendes in UFC 179 to keep his title

Inquirer Breaking News - 1 hour 8 min ago
RIO DE JANEIRO --- Brazilian Jose Aldo beat American Chad Mendes by unanimous decision to successfully defend his featherweight title in UFC 179 at Maracanazinho arena early Sunday.   With the victory, Aldo remained the only champion the division has known and extended his winning streak to 15, one short of Anderson Silva's record of 16 straight victories from 2006 to 2012.   The highly anticipated mixed martial arts fight was a rematch of their encounter in Rio de Janeiro in 2012. Aldo knocked out Mendes with a powerful knee strike to his face with a second left in the first round of that match.   Mendes extended the fight to the fifth round this tim...

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US to recognize same-sex marriage in 6 more states

Inquirer Breaking News - 1 hour 9 min ago
WASHINGTON --- The federal government is recognizing gay marriage in six more states and extending federal benefits to those couples, Attorney General Eric Holder announced Saturday.   Gay marriage recently became legal in Alaska, Arizona, Idaho, North Carolina, West Virginia and Wyoming.   The government's announcement follows the US Supreme Court's decision earlier this month to decline to hear appeals from five states that sought to keep their marriage bans in place. It brings the total number of states with federal recognition of gay marriage to 32, plus Washington, DC.   Couples married in these states will qualify for a range of federal benefits...

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U.S. nurse quarantined over Ebola criticizes her treatment

ABS-CBN news - 1 hour 16 min ago
NEW YORK - Illinois joined New York and New Jersey in imposing mandatory quarantines for people arriving with a risk of having contracted Ebola in West Africa, but the first person isolated under the new rules, a nurse returning from Sierra Leone, strongly criticized her treatment.
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Aldo survives Mendes to retain UFC featherweight belt

ABS-CBN news - 1 hour 18 min ago
Brazilian star Jose Aldo weathered a furious assault from challenger Chad Mendes to retain his Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) featherweight belt Saturday in front of a passionate Rio de Janeiro crowd (Sunday in Manila).
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Palace welcomes Binay-Trillanes debate

ABS-CBN news - 1 hour 24 min ago
MANILA - Malacanang considers the debate between Vice President Jejomar Binay and Senator Antonio Trillanes IV a sign of a "healthy democracy."
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Giants' offense comes alive to level Series

ABS-CBN news - 1 hour 25 min ago
SAN FRANCISCO, California - San Francisco overcame a three-run deficit to record a blowout 11-4 victory in Game Four of the World Series against the Kansas City Royals on Saturday, leveling the best-of-seven series at 2-2.
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Why you should start writing a bucket list

ABS-CBN news - 1 hour 29 min ago
MANILA - A bucket list is a list of items that you want to do, experience, and achieve before you die. The items vary from person to person, but some usually start with their list when they're already old, or have been diagnosed with critical illnesses.
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Ex-cons start over at Prague’s anti-prejudice cafe

GMA Breaking News - 1 hour 32 min ago
Cafe Dismas, a new venue in Prague with the slogan "cafe without prejudice," employs former inmates to help reintegrate them into society.
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WATCH: 'Showtime' looks back at last 5 years

ABS-CBN news - 1 hour 41 min ago
'It's Showtime' on Saturday looked back at its five years on air which saw the ABS-CBN noontime show and its hosts go through ups and downs.
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Vic Sotto on relationship with Pauleen Luna: Sa edad kong ito, makikipaglaru-laro pa ba ako sa relasyon?

GMA Breaking News - 1 hour 54 min ago
Napatango ang aktor na si Vic Sotto nang sabihing si Pauleen Luna ang leading lady niya sa tunay na buhay. Saad ng 60-year old comedian/TV host, “Ang importante, kaming dalawa nagkakaintindihan. Alam naman namin kung anong gustong patunguhan ng aming mga landas, and sometimes I feel na… 'yun na nga maraming nagtatanong, pero hindi ko na lang pinapansin kasi makakagulo pa sa mga desisyon namin yun, e.”
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Laude fiancé leaving PHL Sunday evening

GMA Breaking News - 2 hours 3 min ago
Marc Sueselbeck, the German fiancé of slain transgender Filipino woman Jeffrey "Jennifer" Laude, may leave the country before immigration authorities have a chance to deport him.
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Giants surge past Royals 11-4 to level World Series 2-2

Inquirer Breaking News - 2 hours 4 min ago
SAN FRANCISCO --- Pablo Sandoval's single set up the tying run in the fifth inning before he followed with a go-ahead, two-run single in the sixth to send the San Francisco Giants surging past the Kansas City Royals 11-4 Saturday at a raucous AT&T Park. Hunter Pence, eyes ablaze, had three hits, three RBIs and a terrific sliding catch in the ninth inning, and Joe Panik hit a two-run double in a four-run seventh. San Francisco piled on 16 hits in a game that took exactly 4 hours. The Series is level at two games each, ensuring the title will be decided at Kansas City's Kauffman Stadium next week. Madison Bumgarner tries to put the Giants ahead Sunday night when he starts ...

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Amid Vatican’s openness toward gays, bishop maintains unchastity wrong

GMA Breaking News - 2 hours 20 min ago
Amid the Vatican's more open attitude toward gays, a Catholic priest in Mindanao maintained impure deeds and thoughts are still sinful, a Mindanao-based bishop reminded the faithful.
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New commander takes over US Ebola mission in West Africa

GMA Breaking News - 2 hours 25 min ago
WASHINGTON — A new commander on Saturday took over the US military mission to combat Ebola in West Africa, the Pentagon said.
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Movie review: ‘Little Azkals’ is a true underdog story

GMA Breaking News - 2 hours 29 min ago
“Little Azkals” was shot (and is presented) rough and raw, but what the film lacks in technical aspects is more than made up for by the heart that director Baby Ruth Villarama has managed to capture.
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